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The Industry Leader in Professional-Grade Penetrating Oils, Lubricants and Grease.

Family of Brands

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The iconic Kroil name has become synonymous with the very best penetrating oils and lubricants for industrial maintenance, repair, and operations (MRO), and professional specialty trade markets. Kroil has built a passionately loyal customer base around its products, which are used by professionals and DIYers to quickly loosen rusted, corroded, and frozen mechanical parts.

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Super Lube logo

Super Lube® is a leading brand of a 40-year-old manufacturer of high-performance synthetic food-grade greases and lubricants. Based in Bohemia, NY, Super Lube specializes in developing innovative, premium-quality products that meet ever-evolving regulatory requirements for environmental protection and consumer safety.

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About Kano Laboratories LLC

Delivering Industrial Strength Solutions Since 1939.

Kano Laboratories LLC was founded in 1939 with the goal of producing the very best, professional-grade chemical solutions on the market. Highlighted by our flagship Kroil penetrant formulas, our products have been proven effective by  service and maintenance professionals in just about every industry. They know that when the Kano mark is on the packaging, tough problems will get solved, quickly and efficiently.

  • Established in 1939
  • Headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee
  • Acquired by Gryphon Investors in 2020
  • Celebrated 85 Years in Business in 2024
  • Acquired Synco Chemical Corporation in 2024

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